Seoul to Iksan High-Speed Train

​One of the most convenient ways of travel in Korea is by train. You can depart from the central station and reach your final destination in a matter of hours - bullet trains and express trains operate almost everywhere. For example, Seoul - Iksan train ride takes only around 1.5 hr and covers the territory in 180 km. To secure your seats, book the train ticket online and enjoy your travel.


Departures per day

12 departures

Time ​on the road

Longest Travel Time

1 hours 13 minutes

Train station


180 km


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Seoul to Iksan Train Schedule

Seoul to Iksan Route & Map

Be well prepared for your future travel! Take the Gyeongbu train line to depart to Iksan. The KTX bullet train brings you to your destination in around 1.5 hr. We recommend booking your ticket online, so you can avoid long lines and await your travel without hassle and bustle.

The Seoul-Iksan train route provides an essential connection between South Korea's vibrant capital, Seoul, and the city of Iksan, located in the country's southwestern region. Covering a distance of approximately 200 kilometers (about 124 miles) through diverse landscapes and urban centers, this route offers travelers a convenient and efficient mode of transportation between these two significant destinations.

KTX Train Lines Map

  • Departing from Seoul's major railway stations, such as Seoul Station or Yongsan Station, travelers can board the KTX high-speed train or Mugunghwa intercity train for a journey to Iksan, typically taking around 1.5 to 2.5 hours.
  • As the train travels southwestward, passengers can enjoy scenic views of South Korea's varied landscapes, including rural countryside, rolling hills, and glimpses of urban areas.
  • Upon arrival in Iksan, passengers are greeted by a city known for its historical significance, including ancient relics and cultural heritage sites.
  • The Seoul-Iksan route is popular among both domestic and international travelers, offering opportunities to explore cultural landmarks, visit museums, and experience the charm of a provincial city.
  • Detailed railway maps provided by Korail, South Korea's national railway operator, offer valuable information on train routes, stations, and connections, assisting travelers in planning their journey effectively.

Stations Servicing Seoul - Iksan Trains

The best station to reach Iksan from Seoul is from the Seoul central station. In about 1.5 hr you will get to your destination and arrive at Iksan Station.

405 Hangang-daero, Bongnaedong 2(i)-ga, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Arriving at

Jungang-dong, Iksan, South Korea

*The exact departure and arrival station information will be shown on your ticket.


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